Coronavirus Bulletin

Schweikert Introduces Legislation to Reduce Medical Expenses for Millions of Americans

July 21, 2020 — Coronavirus Bulletin

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ) introduced legislation to provide financial relief to millions of American families facing the burden of high health care costs. The proposal would reduce the current 7.5 percent income threshold for the medical expense deduction to 5 percent for years 2020 and 2021, and make the 7.5 percent income threshold permanent for all ...

Support Grows for W&M GOP Healthy Workplace Legislation

July 17, 2020 — Blog

Support continues to grow for House Ways and Means Republicans’s Agenda to Return to Work Safely. Rep. Tom Rice (R-SC) introduced the Healthy Workplaces Tax Credit proposal to ensure local businesses are able to protect the health and safety of ...

Return to Work Bonus Helping Americans Reconnect to Jobs in Idaho

July 17, 2020 — Blog

Ways and Means Republican Leader Kevin Brady (R-TX) has proposed a "return to work bonus" bill that will help workers who have been temporarily laid off reconnect to their jobs. Mr. Brady's proposal is simple. If a worker who is currently receiving federal unemployment benefits accepts a job offer, they can keep up to two weeks of their current benefits -- up to $1,200 -- to return to work. The ...